Man Alone Suffers So Excruciatingly In The World That He Was Compelled To Invent Laughter.
Man alone suffers so excruciatingly in the world that he was compelled
to invent laughter.
The strongest man in the world is he who stands alone. -- Henrik Ibse
Who alone has reason to *lie himself out* of actuality?
He who *suffers* from it. -- Friedrich Nietzsche...
Man is a gregarious creature, more so in mind than in body.
He may like to go alone for a walk but he hates to stand alone in his opinion....
The strongest man in the world is he who stands most alone.
-- Henrik Ibsen, "An Enemy of the People", 1882...
The lake rises above the trees: The image of Preponderance of the Great.
Thus the superior man, when he stands alone, Is unconcerned, And if he has to renounce the world, He is undaunted....
A truth that's told with bad intent Beats all the lies you can invent.
It is right it should be so; Man was made for Joy and Woe...
Ye gods, it doth amaze me A man of such a feeble temper should So get the start of the majestic world And bear the palm alone.
-- William Shakespeare (1564-1616), Julius Caesar -- Act i, Sc. 2...
Man is the only creature endowed with the power of laughte
is he not the only one that deserves to be laughed at? -- Grenville...
A pessimist is a man who has been compelled to live with an optimist. -- Elbert Hubbard